Help The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Catch Porch Pirates

Washoe County Sheriff’s Office “ATAC” detectives are asking for volunteers from the unincorporated areas of Washoe County, to help with a sting operation targeting thieves who attempt to steal packages left at residential doorways. The operation is scheduled for areas throughout the county over the next several weeks because of the high amount of package deliveries expected during the holidays. Residents interested in volunteering their porches for this operation are asked to contact Detective Josh Jenkins by email at